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Witness a battle and a hunt at this magnificent range of sculptured Pictish stones.
Explore one of Scotland’s most unusual historic sites: one of only two Irish-style round towers in Scotland.
Discover the origins of the most famous document in Scottish history. Scotland’s nobles swore independence from England in a letter sent from Arbroath Abbey in 1320.
Discover a true architectural oddity in this little fortified bell tower, built on a hilltop by a noted Covenanter.
Explore an ancient underground passage and trace the remains of long-abandoned buildings at earth house, or souterrain.
Take in the view from a Roman watch tower, part of a frontier running between the Ardoch and the Tay.
Trek up to the lonely ruin and surrounding earthworks of a 1400s stronghold.
Get a feel for the comfortable life of a wealthy landowner at this remarkably complete 1500s tower house.
Face a mighty, curtain-walled fortress, built in the 1200s as the seat of the powerful earls of Buchan.
Explore the ruined church of a little-known order of monks in a wooded, riverside location.
Marvel at the only episcopal palace ever built in Norse Scotland and its stunning Renaissance neighbour.
Explore a 5,000-year-old burial monument on a remote Orcadian island.